It was gathered that the Federal Government has pledged to invest in the necessary infrastructure that would bring about the growth of the Nigerian film industry and complement the efforts of professionals who built the industry from the scratch.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the pledge at the sixth Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Lagos.
‘’When we trusted in the almighty oil, we built refineries, pipelines, petrol marketing companies, petrol stations etc. Since we are now […]
It was gathered that the Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has assured stakeholders of the agency’s resolve to ensure safety standards in the maritime industry.
Peterside, who was represented by the Head of Shipping Development Department, Mr. Akin Akinyosoye, gave the assurance at the 10th Oil Trading and Logistics Expo held in Lagos.
The director-general, who spoke on “Competitiveness and Standards in Ship and Shore Logistics for Petroleum Products”, said that the logistics of ship and shore […]
Vultures in the Industry Tried to Kill My Shine – Read Punchlines from YBNL Rapper, Olamide’s Open Letter to Fans
YBNL CEO, Olamide has written an open letter to his fans appreciating them for their support and love, while also addressing some industry issues.
In an emotional open letter posted on his Instagram page late Monday to his fans worldwide, multi-award winning Nigerian hip hop star, Olamide Adedeji, known by his stage name Olamide, says he’s living his dreams in spite of the music industry vultures who tried to kill his shine.
The indigenous rapper, from Bariga, Lagos State who is popularly […]
It was gathered that the Federal Government is exploring the potentials of the creative industry to generate revenue and overcome Nigeria’s economic recession.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed, stated this at a meeting with Commissioners of Culture and Tourism across various states in Nigeria, ahead of the 2016 Abuja Carnival.
Mr Mohammed told the gathering on Saturday that the industry has the potential and does not require huge investments to thrive.
He expressed optimism that the creative industry, if […]
Stop Your ‘Double Face Act’ if You Want to Stay Long in this Industry – Comedian Koffi Warns Kiss Daniel
Popular Nigerian comedian has written a passionate letter urging Nigerian singer, Kiss Daniel to stop his ‘double faced act’ before it lands him in trouble.
In a passionate letter, Comedian Koffi has warned singer, Kiss Daniel, that his career might soon come to an end if he doesn’t cut his “double faced act”.
“First artiste to ever have a number 1 and number 2 video on the MTV Base countdown for weeks. First new artiste to ever drop an album without […]
Wife of the governorship candidate of the APC, Mrs. Betty Obaseki, says if elected, her husband would partner with the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) in the state to brainstorm on how to make entertainment a booming business in the state.
Mrs. Obaseki who stated this when she visited PMAN members and Elders at the Oba Akenzua Cultural Centre in Benin City, said the idea is to see how to explore the opportunities in the entertainment business to create jobs.
Popular Nigerian Afro-pop singer, Simi has said that no one in the music industry has asked her for s*ex in exchange for assistance.
Speaking in a recent radio interview, 28-year-old sensational R&B singer, Ogunleye Simisola, popularly known as Simi, has said that no one in the music industry – including rapper, Falz and singer, Adekunle, who have been romantically linked with her – has asked her for s*x in exchange for assistance.
The fast-rising Afro-pop singer said the music industry has been […]